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Caribbean Literature
Trial thru 12/30/14. Please give us your feedback. (UMass NetID login required for UMass Apps.) Purchase price=$29,000 OR annual subscription price=$4,106.
Poetry and fiction from the 19th and 20th centuries, presented in the original English, French, Spanish, Dutch, and various Creole languages.
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Digital Sanborn Maps - U.S. States
Trial thru 12/15/14. Please give us your feedback. (UMass NetID login required for UMass Apps.) Purchase price=$49,990.
Very detailed maps of towns and cities in each state as they were in the 19th and early 20th centuries. There are several versions over time of most maps, 1867-1970.
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DigiZeitschriften E-Journals
Trial thru 12/23/14. Please give us your feedback. (UMass NetID login required for UMass Apps.) Collection annual subscription price is $1,900 with a $5,700 one time payment.
German core research e-journal archive.
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Human Rights Studies Online
Trial thru 1/17/15. Please give us your feedback. (UMass NetID login required for UMass Apps.) Purchase price is $29,000 or $3,703 for annual subscription.
Documentation and analysis of major human rights violations and atrocity crimes worldwide from 1900 to 2010.
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